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Advances in Surgical Pathology: Brain Cancer
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Advances in Surgical Pathology: Brain Cancer

Publication Year: 2015
Edition: 1st Ed.
Authors/Editor: Rivera, Andreana; Takei, Hidehiro; Cagle, Philip T.; Allen, Timothy Craig
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
ISBN: 978-1-451-19091-5
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 87
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Apply a state-of-the-art, integrated approach to brain cancer diagnosis and staging with this brand-new volume.

Distinguished experts provide you with concise, current, and well-rounded guidance on all 130 brain tumor entities listed in the most recent WHO classification, with an emphasis on practical issues and new developments. This cutting-edge surgical pathology reference is an ideal tool to help you update your knowledge and skills and solve difficult diagnostic dilemmas, as well as a valuable resource for certification and recertification preparation.

- Effectively interpret the most challenging histopathology findings with in-depth coverage of basic diagnostic features, differential diagnoses, and diagnostic pitfalls.
- Recognize key diagnostic characteristics with the aid of hundreds of high-quality color illustrations.
- Make optimal use of immunohistochemistry and molecular testing as they apply to diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment.
- Gain a holistic view of the field with a clinicopathologic overview of brain tumors, correlations between imaging and pathology, and a look at the current state of therapeutics.

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Rivera, Andreana; Takei, Hidehiro; Cagle, Philip T.; Allen, Timothy Craig
  • ISBN: 978-1-451-19091-5
  • Specialty:
    Pathology
    Surgery
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1st Ed.
  • Pages: 272
  • Illustrations: 119
  • Year: 2015
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 87

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